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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 709497, 7 pages
Evolution of Aerosol Particles in the Rainfall Process via Method of Moments
School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Received 20 July 2013; Accepted 13 August 2013
Academic Editor: Jianzhong Lin
Copyright © 2013 Fangyang Yuan and Fujun Gan. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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